Dr. Azad joined Northern Illinois University during July 2001. He has attracted around $2.6M for research and development projects and has published around 110 technical papers, 3 edited books, and a number of reports.
He is in leadership role with a number of professional bodies as well as managing editorial responsibilities for technical journals. Dr. Azad is a proposal reviewer for National Science Foundation, European Union Research Framework Programs, and Australian Researh Council. He was a program evaluator for the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).
Ph.D. 1994, Automatic Control and Systems Engineering, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Teaching and Research Interests:
IoT (Cyberphysical systems), Embedded systems, Mobile robotics, Computer and Real-time control, and Cyberlearning.